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Re: technical question-oil painting


From: Deb M. (dmortl_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Jul 30 2002 - 11:22:41 PDT

What was the original question? Sometimes I get replies to questions days
before the original post ever reaches my email - why does taht happen?

>I don't know the technicalities of this (such as long-term drying) but I
>know it would often take a couple of weeks for the surface of a painting to
>be dry to the touch.
>I haven't worked in oils for nearly 10 years, and while I used to be
>relatively "good" at it, it was just such a slow process that I mainly use
>acrylic paint now.

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